A Sophisticated Palate
Tickets: $150/person, 24 reservations available
Date: Saturday, October, 13th at 5:30pm
Description: Conductor and organist Rob Lehman is teaming up with St. Louis’ favorite tenor, Scott Kennebeck, to prepare an unforgettable event at the exquisite home of Anne and Jim von der Heydt in the heart of Clayton. Rob will trade in his conductor’s baton for a chef’s hat to show off his culinary artistry by preparing a delectable feast for all to enjoy. Dinner will be followed by musical entertainment with something for everyone.
Donors: Ann and Jim von der Heydt, Rob Lehman and Scott Kennebeck
All Jived Up
Tickets: $100/person, 40 reservations available
Date: Sunday, June 10th at 6:30pm
Description: Enjoy an evening with St. Louis’ own mixed vocal jazz octet, Java Jived, which specializes in a cappella arrangements of your favorite jazz and pop classics. Paul and Patty Midden’s beautifully restored historic home in Compton Heights provides the perfect setting for this fun event, complete with cuisine by St. Louis’ favorite boutique caterer, The Social Affair.
Donors: Patty and Paul Midden, The Social Affair
A Musical Conversation
Tickets: $100/person, 20 reservations available
Date: Friday, September 14th at 6:30pm
Description: Join us for new perspectives on the old, and old perspectives on the new – a lively, interactive event with Bach Society Composer-in-Residence Stephen Mager and musical entertainment from a Bach Society musician. Learn about how Bach and the world of classical music is still alive and well in the midst of our amplified, high-tech world. Dr. Mager will also underscore the individual, personal rewards that flow from a “musical way of life”. To top it all off, guests will enjoy cocktails, heavy hors d’oeuvres and dessert in the beauty of the Koenemann’s Creve Coeur home.
Donors: Debbie and Barry Koenemann, Stephen Mager
Fun & Fashion
Tickets: $75/person, 12 reservations available
Date: Wednesday, July 11th at 10:30am
Description: The Saint Louis Fashion Fund is reclaiming the city’s fashion roots by supporting emerging designers, stimulating local interest in the industry and building awareness of global fashion trends. Take a tour of their brand new facility on Washington Avenue for a behind-the-scenes peek at work of the designers to learn about their vision to turn St. Louis back into a fashion hub. The tour will be followed by lunch at the Saint Louis Woman’s Club.
Donors: Kathy Fulstone, Saint Louis Fashion Fund